Centennial, CO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
2,160
Total Crimes
1,934.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-21.88%
Below National Average
68 out of 136
In Colorado
5,972 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Centennial, CO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Centennial is 1,934.7 per 100,000 people. That's -21.88% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -34.89% lower than the Colorado total crime rate of 2,971.6 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Centennial SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
6

How Does Centennial Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Centennial
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,160 1,934.7 2,971.6 2,476.7
Murder 2 1.8 3.8 5.0
Robbery 28 25.1 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 125 112.0 246.3 250.2
Violent Crime 202 180.9 381.0 366.7
Burglary 268 240.0 348.4 340.5
Larceny 1,493 1,337.3 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 197 176.5 384.0 219.9
Property Crime 1,958 1,753.8 2,590.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Centennial

202
Violent Crimes
180.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-50.66%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 552.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Centennial each year. That compares to a 1 in 262.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Centennial is 180.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -50.66% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -52.51% lower than the Colorado violent crime rate of 381.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Centennial

1,958
Property Crimes
1,753.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-16.88%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 57.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Centennial each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Centennial is 1,753.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -16.88% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -32.30% lower than the Colorado property crime rate of 2,590.7 per 100,000 people.

Centennial Crime Compared To Colorado Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Colorado.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Centennial

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Denver, CO 728,941 32,747 4,492.4 3,743.5 748.9
Aurora, CO 380,600 13,905 3,653.4 2,918.0 735.4
Englewood, CO 35,273 1,915 5,429.1 5,225.0 204.1
Wheat Ridge, CO 31,452 1,107 3,519.6 3,278.0 241.6
Lone Tree, CO 15,129 1,098 7,257.6 6,946.9 310.7
Sheridan, CO 6,233 478 7,668.9 7,219.6 449.2
Edgewater, CO 5,363 361 6,731.3 6,563.5 167.8
Greenwood, DE 1,138 25 2,196.8 1,669.6 527.2
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